Muskoka Discovery Centre (formerly Muskoka Boat & Heritage Centre)

Muskoka Discovery Centre located at Muskoka Wharf on the shores of beautiful Lake Muskoka.

Explore our one-of-a-kind museum that inspires curiosity and feeds the imagination for pesons from 1 to 101 as you discover our steamships, wooden boats, resort hotels, aboriginal and early settlers thrugh interactive exhibits, hand on experiences and our stories of life in and on the water.

Step into the freight deck of the RMS Segwun where you can watch three movies, Resortation of the RMS Segwun, 100 Mile Cruise and Drydocking of our Ships.

Learn the history of Muskoka built wooden boats found in our Murray Walker Grace & Speed boathouse, North America's largest in-water collection.  Here you will see some of the most beautiful boat ever built by Muskoka boat buiders over 80 years ago.

Build mountains, rivers and lakes in our Shaping Watershed augmented reality sand table.  The only Shaping Watershed A/R table found in Muskoka.

Explore our family engagement centre KidZone, where we provide year round fun for families to share their creativity and imagination as they play to learn and learn to play.  KidZone is located on our 2nd floor and is a dynamic high energy space that has been designed for families with children.  To engage learners, we believe in the power of STE(A)M - science,technology, engineering, arts, math.  We have a giant chalk board wallk, muskoka camp site with its own beaver lodge, lego building centre, KEVA planks, die cutter station, giant light brite and more.....

Wow, what an adventure you will have at the Muskoka Discovery Centre where you will laugh, learn, explore and discover all year long.

The Muskoka Discovery Centre offers the ideal venue for social and corporate functions.  Imagine your event surrounded by rare heritage artifacts, life size photo murals and a collection of stunning antique wooden boats....truly an unmatched setting.  Whether your group is 5 or 150 the Muskoka Discovery Centre is the ideal location for executive meetings or full-service wedding receptions complete with the Centre's own caterer.

*Visit us on Facebook @ Muskoka Steamship & Discovery Centre


Type: Community Museum | Multidisciplinary Museum